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Drone attack


Three explosive drones destroyed over Yemen, Saudi-led coalition says

September 01, 2021 3:06 pm

The three drones, intercepted and destroyed in Yemeni airspace, had been fired by the Houthis and were aimed at civilian targets, according to coalition statements reported by Saudi television channels

US Navy says drone strike hit oil tanker off Oman, killing 2

July 31, 2021 6:17 pm

The strike Thursday night on the oil tanker Mercer Street marks the first-known fatal attack after years of assaults on commercial shipping in the region linked to tensions with Iran over its tattered nuclear deal.

IED-laden drone shot down near LOC in Jammu and Kashmir

July 23, 2021 9:38 am

Sources said the drone came from the Pakistani side of the border and the IED was likely to be air-dropped in a nearby area as it was wrapped inside a plastic packet. Those collecting it had to only connect its fuse with the wires before planting it.

Indian Navy prohibits flying of drones over its assets

July 09, 2021 8:12 pm

The Navy's decision came in view of a drone attack on an Indian Air Force base in Jammu last month injuring two personnel.

Hours before Jammu incident, drone over Indian High Commission in Pakistan

July 03, 2021 12:01 pm

The drone hovered over the High Commission premises where Indian diplomats and diplomats from other countries had gathered last Saturday for a party to commemorate “India @75”, part of the year-long celebrations to mark 75 years of independence.

BSF personnel open fire at 'Pakistani drone' spotted near border in Jammu

July 02, 2021 10:20 am

According to BSF sources, “it was a quad copter trying to cross the international border’’ and “was meant for carrying out surveillance of the area”.

NSG, CISF chiefs inspect drone strike site in Jammu; hold meet with police

July 01, 2021 7:28 am

They also inspected the scene of the first-of-its-kind terror attack using drones at the Air Force station in Jammu, it is learnt.

Drones again: Spotted over military areas outside Jammu city

June 29, 2021 5:18 pm

Sources said the drone was spotted thrice at Ratnuchak-Kunjawani areas — first around 1:08 am at Ratnuchak, then at 3:09 am and 4:19 am near Kunjwani.

Saudi Arabia: Drones attack Riyadh oil facility, no damage

June 20, 2021 9:51 am

The dawn attack caused no injuries or damage, and did not disrupt oil supplies, according to the official Saudi Press Agency.

Centre rolls out disclosure scheme to tag rogue drones

January 14, 2020 3:52 am

The government has asked the owners of unregistered drones to submit the required information to the government by January 31.